2014-2015 Concert Schedule

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All concerts are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

Click here for a PDF of the Spring 2015 Rhodes Music Department Concert Calendar.

 

 

Tuesday, December 2, 4:00 p.m.
First Tuesdays at 4 Concert Series: University of Memphis Collegium Musicum

17th-century music for strings and winds by Schmelzer, Biber, Purcell, Marini and others
Kenneth Kreitner, director
Tuthill Performance Hall/Hassell Hall
Reception to follow

 

Sunday, December 7, 7:00 p.m.  
28th Annual Rhodes College Christmas at St. Mary’s Concert

Rhodes Singers, Men’s Chorus and Women’s Chorus
Mona Kreitner and William Skoog, conductors
Featuring music of the Christmas season
St. Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral, 700 Poplar Ave.

 

Friday, December 19, 7:30 p.m.
A BealeCanto Christmas

BealeCanto, A Professional Men’s Chamber Ensemble
William Skoog, artistic director
Calvary Episcopal Church, 102 N. Second St.

 

Thursday, January 22, 7:30 p.m.
Faculty Concert Series: John Ross, guitar
Tuthill Performance Hall/Hassell Hall

 

Friday, January 30, 7:30 p.m.
Handel′s Messiah
Rhodes MasterSingers Chorale and Memphis Symphony
William Skoog, conductor
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Monday, February 2, 7:30 p.m.
An Evening of Opera Scenes
Rhodes Voice Students
Perry Mears, musical director
Hardie Auditorium/Palmer Hall

 

Tuesday, February 3, 4:00 p.m.
First Tuesdays at 4 Concert Series
The Oboe(ist) Dances
Courtenay Harter & Friends
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Monday, February 9, 7:30 p.m.
Faculty Concert Series
Sandra Franks, soprano & Tom Bryant, piano
Tuthill Performance Hall/Hassell Hall

 

Thursday, February 12, 7:30 p.m.
Guest Artists-Anonymous 4
The award winning female quartet will be joined by
Bruce Molsky on banjo to perform music from 1865.

St. Mary′s Episcopal Cathedral, 700 Poplar Ave. 

 

Monday, February 16, 7:30 p.m.
"Outsiders" Music for Winds, strings, and Percussion
Featuring music by Beethoven, Wagner, and Grainger
Rhodes College Orchestra and Wind Ensemble
Leah McGray, conductor
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Thursday, February 19, 7:30 p.m.
Springfield Music Lecture Series

Dr. David Huron: "The Musically Sublime: A Scientific Story"
David Huron is Distinguished Professor at the Ohio State
University, where he holds joint appointments in the School
of Music and in the Center for
Cognitive and Brain Sciences.
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Monday, February 23, 7:30 p.m.
Faculty Concert Series: Paul Murray, bass-bariton
Tuthill Performance Hall/Hassell Hall

 

Thursday, February 26, 7:30 p.m.
The Great Flood
75 minutes of original music composed and performed live by
Bill Frisell with accompanying film by Bill Morrison, reflecting
on the Mississippi River Flood of 1927 and the ensuing
transformation of American society, culture and music.
McCallum Ballroom/Bryan Campus Life Center
Tickets: $25 for public, $15 for students, available at
alumni.rhodes.edu/greatflood

Sponsored by the Mike Curb Institute for Music and GPAC

 

Tuesday, March 3, 4:00 p.m. *Rescheduled*
First Tuesdays at 4 Concert Series
Leander Star, French horn
Tuthill Performance Hall/Hassell Hall

 

Friday, March 20, 7:30 p.m.
Calvin Newborn with the Rhodes Jazz Band
John Bass, director
Venue: To Be Announced

Sponsored by the Mike Curb Institute for Music and presented
in conjunction with the Rhodes College Beale Street Symposium.

 

Friday, March 27, 7:30 p.m.
Faculty Concert Series: Jane Gamble, organ
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Saturday, April 11, 7:30 p.m.
Rhodes MasterSingers Chorale and the Memphis Symphony
W.A. Mozart′s Requiem, Levin edition
William Skoog, conductor
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.
Tickets: $15; $10 Rhodes faculty & staff; $5 students with I.D.
Ticket Information: (901) 843-3775

 

Monday, April 13, 7:30 p.m.
Rhodes College Orchestra and Wind Ensemble Concert:
"Made in America"

Leah McGray, conductor
American music written for winds, strings, and percussion,
featuring music by Copland and contemporary composers.

Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St. 

 

Sunday, April 19, 3:30 p.m.
"It′s Raining Men III"
A concert featuring men′s choruses, sponsored by Memphis Men′s Chorale,
Jeremy T Warner, conductor, Including BealeCanto, Memphis Camerata,
Memphis Men′s Chorale, White Station High School Men′s Chorus,

Marion High School (AR) Men′s Quartet.                                                                                                                                                             Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Monday, April 20, 7:30 p.m.
Rhodes Chamber Music Concert
Student chamber ensembles will perform classical and contemporary works.  
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Saturday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.
Spring Choral Concert: "Birds of a Feather"
Featuring pairings of similar text set to music by different composers.
Rhodes Singers, Women′s Chorus and Chamber Singers
Mona Kreitner and William Skoog, conductors
Evergreen Presbyterian Church, 613 University St.

 

Saturday, May 2, 7:30 p.m.
At the Cannon Center
Sunday, May 3rd, 2:30 p.m.
At Germantown Performing Arts Center
Beethoven′s Ninth Symphony
Rhodes MasterSingers Chorale performing with the Memphis Symphony and Chorus.
For ticket information, contact the MSO Box Office at (901) 537-2525

 

Sunday, June 7, 3:30 p.m.
"Songs of Inspiration /Songs of Perspiration."
BealeCanto, a professional men′s chamber ensemble
German Presbyterian Church, 2362 S. Germantown Rd.